Associate – Sustainable Finance Job at ING – Sydney NSW

ING recognises the importance of Sustainability, and it is one of our core pillars in the overall global strategy. ING has developed a direction to support its clients’ sustainable transitions in its Wholesale Banking business. We’re looking for an Associate – Sustainable Finance to join our growing team to help support and partner with our clients and contribute to the sustainable global economy.

The Sustainable Finance team is growing as a strategic team, and provides sustainable financing solutions to clients globally and through its regional hubs in Amsterdam, Singapore, Sydney, Seoul, Hong Kong, London, Frankfurt, Brussels, Madrid, Paris and New York. We are building our Sustainable Finance team in Australia to enhance our offering to Australian clients and amplify visibility and presence in the market.

Join us and build an exceptional experience for yourself, and make a difference to our customer’s lives by shaping the way they bank and empowering them to stay a step ahead in life and business. Ready to do your thing?

What you’ll do

Developing and end-to-end execution of sustainable finance transactions, both in the loan as well as the bond space, with a specific focus on Australia

Applying new sustainable finance standards and better market practices to capture new opportunities and manage risks

Conducting research and keep abreast of industry updates on sustainability topics, including climate risk, environmental and social corporate practices, and biodiversity

Supporting the team’s efforts to enhance external and internal profiling to maintain ING’s leadership in sustainable finance in Australia and beyond

Working with and developing partnerships with various external stakeholders (e.g. ESG rating agencies, regulators, external working groups and industry associations)

What we’re looking for

Minimum 4 years of experience in client-facing role, ideally in sustainable financing, but if not, then experience across advisory and/or consulting and banking

A proven track record in sustainable finance / corporate ESG integration

Quick learner with an adaptable mindset

Detail oriented and analytical

Self-starter with high level of motivation. Passionate that a sustainable change and impact is needed and is willing to be a trailblazer to ‘take it on and make it happen’

What’s in it for you

Drop everything and learn with over 16,000 professional and personal development courses to choose from

Discounted ING Health Insurance and mortgage

An additional Rest Day to support your wellbeing

An IMPACT day to volunteer on an approved sustainability activity

About Us

At ING, we want to make life simpler and more worthwhile – for everyone who banks with us, for the people who work with us, and the community at large, too.

When you come to work at ING, you’re joining a team where individuality isn’t just accepted, it’s encouraged. We’ve built a culture that’s fun, friendly and supportive – it’s the kind of place where you can be yourself and make the most of whatever you have to offer.

We give people the freedom to think differently, take ownership of their work, and make great things happen. We’re here to help you get ahead. And with our global network, there’s plenty of scope to take your career in new directions, perhaps even ones you’ve never considered.

We are all about celebrating success and as a result we are proud to be a WGEA Employer of Choice for Gender Equality and a certified Family Inclusive workplace.

Sound like the kind of place you’d feel at home? We’d love to hear from you.

Need more?

Contact Jack Foulger via [email protected]. Application close 4th October and for internal staff please ensure you apply using your ING email.

Before you apply

Here at ING we consider employee development to be important and encourage existing employees to apply for suitable internal positions. It is expected that any employee applying for a vacant position would have been in their current role for a minimum of twelve (12) months before applying. This may be waived in special circumstances and after consultation with your manager.

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Company Location:  Sydney NSW

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